District 2232 Governor 2018-2019
On 1st of July 2018 Sergii Zavadskyi, member of RC Kyiv-city, Rotarian since 2000, started to serve as District 2232 Governor.
Sergii Zavadskyi was born in 1958 in the city of Dniprodzerzhinsk (now Kamianske). Since 1972, for more than 20 years Sergii has lived in Ivano-Frankivsk. There he graduated with honors from the Ivano-Frankivsk Institute of Oil and Gas, and received his first profession – a mechanical engineer for the construction of oil and gas pipelines and petroleum storage facilities. For 10 years Sergii worked as an engineer at the Design Bureau, took part in research and development of equipment for the oil and gas industry.
In 1991, Sergii received his second higher education – a Master’s degree in business administration (MBA) with honors from the International Institute of Management, MIM-Kyiv. Immediately upon graduation, together with a colleague, Sergii began to create a branch of this institute in Ivano-Frankivsk, directed the educational process. Now this educational institution is a full-fledged management institute.
In 1994, Sergii moved with his family to Kyiv and began working at the Representative office of the chemical concern DuPont de Nemur. He started his career there as marketing assistant and finished in 2006 as a Head of Representative Office and Director of DuPont-Ukraine. Working in this concern Sergii perfectly mastered the field of synthetic chemical fibers and their various applications.
Since 2007 Sergii has been working as an independent business development consultant and a representative of several foreign companies that mainly specialize in the production and processing of synthetic fibers for both textile and other industries, has also other business experience.
Sergii has joined Rotary in the year of 2000, he was twice the President of his first Kyiv-Pechersk Rotary Club, and in 2010 he and his friends organized a new club – RC Kiev City, a member of which he is today. Sergii was the Charter President of this club. As of 2011, Sergii actively participated as an officer in the development of the District 2230, and now in the District 2232. He served as Community Service Committee Chair, Assistant Governor, Representative of the Governor in Ukraine, the First Chairman of the Board of the Association of Rotary Clubs in Ukraine. He is the Chairman of the National Polio Plus Committee. For active participation in overcoming the outbreak of Polio in Ukraine Sergiireceived the Rotary Foundation Award – Regional Service Award for a Polio Free World.
As of July 1st 2018 Sergii Zabadskyi serves as a Governor of District 2232 (Belarus & Ukraine). His wife Nadiia supports him in these activities.